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Rapid improvements lead to success at Bridgerule as pupils’ imaginations are fired

Staff and pupils at Bridgerule are celebrating after the primary school was rated good with outstanding features by education inspectors.
Posted on: 4 March 2013 | Posted in: Education| No Comments

Chulmleigh student wins trip to New York to see Ground Zero

Students at Chulmleigh Community College are hoping to emulate the success of one of their schoolmates by winning a trip to New York.
Posted on: 28 February 2013 | Posted in: Education| No Comments

Free steps to fitness for Devon quitters

Smokers who 'swap fags for swag' are being offered free incentives to get active
Posted on: 28 February 2013 | Posted in: | No Comments

Outstanding behaviour at city school where pupils really enjoy learning

Pupils at an Exeter junior school enjoy learning a great deal and achieve well, according to education inspectors.
Posted on: 27 February 2013 | Posted in: Education| No Comments

Every child matters at much improved school with above average achievement

Pupils at Woolsery Primary School are achieving above average standards following rapid improvements in teaching and learning.
Posted on: 27 February 2013 | Posted in: Education| No Comments
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Cranbrook's new primary school wows Bishop of Exeter

Cranbrook's new primary school will be officially opened this week. The £3.6 million St Martin’s C of E Primary serves the new Cranbrook community in East Devon.
Posted on: 25 February 2013 | Posted in: Education| No Comments
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Appeal for Crashpad hosts to help homeless youngsters

Exeter homeless charity Nightstop is appealing for hosts for a new emergency housing scheme following a £5,000 cash boost from the Exeter Board fund
Posted on: 19 February 2013 | Posted in: Community| No Comments
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Devon secondary school scoops international energy prize

Okehampton College has won the prestigious Zayed Future Energy Prize and been awarded $100,000 to spend on renewable energy
Posted on: 18 February 2013 | Posted in: Education| No Comments

Quick win schemes to tackle flooding announced

Several small schemes have been identified by Devon County Council to help communities which bore the brunt of last year’s floods
Posted on: 18 February 2013 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments

Work to start on missing link of The Granite Way

The Granite Way cycle trail to be completed this year
Posted on: 15 February 2013 | Posted in: Environment| 3 Comments
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